The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.1% in August on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports. This increase follows a 0.2% increase in July.
The core CPI, which excludes food and energy, increased 0.1% in August. This follows a 0.2% increase in July.
Over the last 12 months CPI has increased 1.5%.
Where U.S. inflation measures currently stand: